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Kolten WongTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: St. Louis Cardinals MLB Years: 2013-2018
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
Futures Game

Positions2B-766, CF-11, LF-6, RF-4Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKolten Kaha Wong
Height5-8Weight175BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 10,1990 [27.346]PlaceHilo,Hawaii
High SchoolKamehameha (Honolulu,HI)
CollegeUniversity of Hawaii (Honolulu,HI)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (22nd overall) of the 2011 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 16th round (486th overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$1,300,000Signing ScoutsMatt SwansonService Time4.045 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2012-MLB-#93 ... 2012-SLN-#5 ... 2013-MLB-#84 ... 2013-SLN-#5 ... 2014-MLB-#58 ... 2014-SLN-#3
MLB DebutAugust 16,2013 [22.310]
OrganizationsSLN [8] Awards4Awards Voting1-14
TBC Player ID142961Retrosheet IDwongk001MLBAM ID543939
RelationshipsSon of Kaha Wong, Brother of Kean Wong
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Player Notes:   Member of the 2009 United States National Baseball team ... MVP of the Cape Cod Summer League in 2010 ... Topps All-Star Rookie (2B) in 2014
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed80Power64Contact84XBH59RBIs64Runs67Hitting80Durability51Team.540Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009HawaiiWACNCAA-1Fr142b185822646772121152114252350101.341.416.5971.01313534257.342.256.398.4359.738.950.924.2820.5544.16
2010HawaiiWACNCAA-1So142b19632495789154740197362024107.357.441.534.97513326292.368.177.369.42712.336.850.562.4035.5729.21
2011HawaiiWACNCAA-1Jr142b20572094879113753237422090404.378.492.5601.05211721264.387.182.459.45715.917.580.482.6529.8626.58
2011Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAsln302b2047194396515252595212430414.335.401.510.9119922222.355.175.304.3949.4610.811.142.2538.8033.85
2012Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln42b21126523791502369522111447472326.287.348.405.75321238579.318.118.222.3317.6012.781.681.5558.1125.33
2013Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln32b22107412681252181045201416042439.303.369.466.83519239463.332.163.308.3638.8612.961.462.1641.2031.20
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln162b2232596910003031200002.153.194.169.36310162.191.016.119.1684.8419.354.000.000.0011.11
2014Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln32b231875162740313605900001.360.400.533.93340780.381.173.320.4106.2511.251.803.7525.0025.93
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln162b231134025210014312422042171451312.249.292.388.68015629433.275.139.231.2994.8516.403.382.7733.5029.00
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln162b2415055771146284116115836951505210.262.321.386.70721543613.296.124.201.3105.8715.502.641.7950.6429.45
2016Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln192b25728101201411104620001.429.529.9291.45826534.444.500.679.58811.7617.651.5011.767.0041.67
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln162b2512131339757752370345295023.240.331.355.68611119361.273.115.246.3049.4214.401.531.3962.6025.33
2017Peoria ChiefsMidwAsln162b2637210011101110000.143.333.571.904419.000.428.714.37711.1111.111.0011.117.00100.00
2017Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln32b26415362014002100001.400.471.7331.20411317.385.333.467.49811.765.880.505.8815.0050.00
2017Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         722572025103210001.318.423.6821.10515426.278.364.545.45611.547.690.677.6911.0057.14
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln162b26108354551012734428241601213114.285.376.412.78814634411.331.127.260.3369.9814.601.460.9788.5033.66
2018Peoria ChiefsMidwAsln2b2713000000001000000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.17225.000.000.000.000.000.00
2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2b271213404184172936653057146336.247.331.388.71913228393.271.141.232.3147.6314.501.902.2937.7833.33
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter645202526451594194120459191653475417122137.254.325.380.7057701542273.287.126.227.0007.2615.272.101.8049.3929.90
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter3131257217386651733151581711917517411622.307.372.465.8375841151408.333.158.285.0008.4512.431.472.3438.0929.79
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1325159416425917692715075624311.318.383.501.88425851577.344.183.330.0008.6713.001.502.9530.2931.10
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1305388215625610562111467572327.290.352.414.76622341596.320.124.229.0007.7212.581.631.6853.8026.28
A Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter512044166152626105232540414.324.396.505.90110323235.339.181.319.0009.7910.641.092.5534.0034.85
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter178684151245479251455318103631646012.358.450.5631.01338581813.365.205.406.00012.677.750.613.0827.3633.06
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter645202526451594194120459191653475417122137.254.325.380.7057701542273.287.126.227.0007.2615.272.101.8049.3929.90
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625096612924510511554187144359.254.325.380.70519339571.287.126.227.0007.2615.272.101.8049.3929.90
Average Minor - Per 162 games16265111220034917783096291926311.307.372.465.83730260729.333.158.285.0008.4512.431.472.3438.0929.79

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2011Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAsln202B46--82133826223215.9644.67------4797.933.6
2012Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln212B123--26237017111649632.9745.14------12697.689.1
2013Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln222B102--1952961349504491.9744.81------10795.370.8
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln222B18101112243-865651.0003.610.59-----3256.311.1
2014Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln232B18--4660315109106.9725.89------18100.012.6
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln232B1071008871962731270481469.9754.380.53-----11394.766.0
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln242B147140127831241017107739722.9774.910.56-----15098.090.7
2016Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln252B4--510-115151.0003.75------757.12.8
2016Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln25CF3--31--441.0001.33------742.92.1
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln252B8871635132256867396388.9804.410.61-----12172.754.3
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25CF876216---16161.0002.000.26-----1216.64.9
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25LF63357---771.0001.170.20-----1215.03.7
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25RF4-93---331.0000.750.33-----1213.32.5
2017Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln262B3--25-1771.0002.33------3100.02.2
2017Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln262B4--34--771.0001.75------4100.05.7
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln262B106998801912761078477467.9794.410.53-----10898.165.4
MLB Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B466420379185312584733021582111.9784.530.56-----4660.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF876216---16161.0002.000.26-----80.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF63357---771.0001.170.20-----60.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF4-93---331.0000.750.33-----40.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B124--2463661665628612.9754.94------1240.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF3--31--441.0001.33------30.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B127--26537417111656639.9745.03------1270.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B49--84138827230222.9654.53------490.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2011Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAsln20---46-------
2012Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln21---123-------
2013Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln22---102-------
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22---18-------
2014Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln23---18-------
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23---107-------
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24---147-------
2016Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln25---4---3---
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25---88--684--
2017Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln26---3-------
2017Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln26---4-------
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26---106-------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Orleans FirebirdsCape Cod LeagueCollege1938135194660311227181321002.341.426.452.878619156.361.111.35611.548.330.721.9245.0019.57
2012Surprise SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor2117741224201125321100000.324.342.392.73429376.371.068.1222.6314.475.501.3274.0012.50
2012St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB21310100020010011001.000.6671.0001.667104.500.0001.00025.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB221928472113101300001.250.276.500.77614429.250.250.3213.4510.343.003.4528.0057.14
2013St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB2222000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB2233000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2013St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB22210100001000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB231848101851292341010001.375.434.6461.08031853.444.271.3337.5518.872.503.7724.0044.44
2014St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB23311121012000200002.182.182.545.7276211.125.363.3640.0018.180.009.0911.00100.00
2014St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB23518352124101300010.278.316.8331.14915519.231.555.6675.2615.793.0010.539.00100.00
2015St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB241842792003315720001.214.327.262.58911249.257.048.21410.2014.291.400.000.0022.22
2015St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB24414121011000500000.143.143.429.5726214.125.286.2860.0035.710.007.1414.00100.00
2016St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2516464144001122800001.304.333.391.72418448.368.087.1094.1716.674.000.000.0028.57
2017St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26195261012051351110002.192.276.288.56415358.244.096.1548.6218.972.200.000.0030.00
2018St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2718445930027271210000.205.327.273.60012352.281.068.34113.4623.081.710.000.0033.33
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs38135194660311227181321002.341.426.452.878619156.361.111.35611.548.330.721.9245.0019.57
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs17741224201125321100000.324.342.392.73429376.371.068.1222.6314.475.501.3274.0012.50
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs11126136681743251511255151106.261.336.391.72710224293.313.130.2418.5317.412.041.0287.0035.29
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs927242023000700002.148.148.444.59212427.111.296.2960.0025.930.007.4113.50100.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs821352124101400010.238.273.714.98715522.200.476.5714.5518.184.009.0910.50100.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs210100001000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20091st Team College Freshman All-American (OF)1
20111st Team College All-American (2B)1
2012Texas League All-Star (2B)1
2014NL Rookie of the Month (May)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-09-052BSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.330Team Roster on 2018-09-05
2018-08-282BSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left hamstring strain27.322Team Roster on 2018-08-28
2018-08-042BSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.298Team Roster on 2018-08-04
2018-08-022BSt. Louis CardinalsPeoria (A)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Peoria (A) for rehab27.296Team Roster on 2018-08-02
2018-07-232BSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left knee inflammation27.286Team Roster on 2018-07-23
2017-07-112BSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.274Team Roster on 2017-07-11
2017-07-052BSt. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Springfield (AA) for rehab26.268Team Roster on 2017-07-05
2017-06-152BSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Strained right triceps26.248Team Roster on 2017-06-15
2017-06-092BSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.242Team Roster on 2017-06-09
2017-06-062BSt. Louis CardinalsPeoria (A)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Peoria (A) for rehab26.239Team Roster on 2017-06-06
2017-05-282BSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Left elbow strain26.230Team Roster on 2017-05-28
2016-06-182BSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)25.251Team Roster on 2016-06-18
2016-06-092BSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)25.242Team Roster on 2016-06-09
2016-03-032BSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 5-year contract for 2016-2020 ($25.5m) [Extension] 2021 option @$12.5m 1.25--2.5--4--6.5--10.2525.144Team Roster on 2016-03-03
2014-07-062BSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL23.269Team Roster on 2014-07-06
2014-07-062bSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from minor league rehab assignment23.269Team Roster on 2014-07-06
2014-07-012bSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list23.264Team Roster on 2014-07-01
2014-06-222bSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left shoulder soreness23.255Team Roster on 2014-06-22
2014-05-142bSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Memphis (AAA)23.216Team Roster on 2014-05-14
2014-04-282bSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)23.200Team Roster on 2014-04-28
2013-08-162bSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Memphis (AAA)22.310Team Roster on 2013-08-16
2013-04-062BSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)22.178Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-06-092BSt. Louis CardinalsSpringfield (AA)-Minors--21.242Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-06-25ContractSigned by Cardinals 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2011St. Louis Cardinals-201,300,000-------1,300,000Signing Bonus out of 2011 Draft (1st round - 22nd overall)
2013St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll22490,000-77537-3,023,990490,0001,790,000
2014St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll23500,000-79438-3,256,497500,0002,290,000
2015St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll24520,0002.04561324323,571,283507,5002,810,000
2016St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll251,250,0003.04544019513,498,245507,5004,060,0002016-03-03 - Signed to 5-year contract for 2016-2020 ($25.5m) [Extension] 2021 option @$12.5m 1.25--2.5--4--6.5--10.25
2017St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll262,500,0004.04536518603,651,709535,0006,560,000
2018St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll274,000,000-24711694,360,045545,00010,560,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red